Legal Name: Open Web Application Security Project
Nonprofit Status: 501C3
Software Hosted: security
Licenses Used: various
IP/Copyright Policy: CLA
Primary Brand: OWASP
Other Brand(s): various projects - dozens+
Brand Registered?: no
Logo Registered?: no
Trademark Policy: https://www.owasp.org/index.php/Marketing/Resources
Board Size: 7
Board Type: elected
Board Listing: https://www.owasp.org/index.php/Board
Description of Membership:
Number of Paid Employees: 7
Funding Sources: sponsors, donations
Approximate Budget: 2.5M
Sponsor Listing: https://www.owasp.org/index.php/Acknowledgements
Top Tier Sponsors: Adobe, CME Group, Fortify, Qualys, Salesforce, Security Innovation, Signal Sciences, waratek
Accepting New Projects?: yes
Projects Hosted: 13
Major Projects Hosted: OWASP Top 10, CSRFGuard, Zed Attack Proxy
Project Listing: https://www.owasp.org/index.php/Category:OWASP_Project
Project Services : OWASP acts as a financial steward and provides coordination services between projects.
About The (OWASP)
The Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP) is a 501(c)(3) worldwide not-for-profit charitable organization focused on improving the security of software. Our mission is to make software security visible, so that individuals and organizations are able to make informed decisions. OWASP is in a unique position to provide impartial, practical information about AppSec to individuals, corporations, universities, government agencies and other organizations worldwide. Operating as a community of like-minded professionals, OWASP issues software tools and knowledge-based documentation on application security.
How Individuals Can Get Involved
See the Getting Started guide at OWASP.
How Projects Can Get Involved
OWASP has a Road Map for new projects.
How Companies Can Get Involved
The OWASP Corporate Membership program is where to start.